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Ramaphosa – A lockdown does work, spread the message

President Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has challenged the 112 South Africans who were repatriated from Wuhan, China – to spread the word on the reality of COVID-19 and the importance of following preventative measures.

Ramaphosa spoke The Ranch Resort in Limpopo, where the group had been placed under quarantine, and officially declared the resort a ‘green zone’ – meaning no-one in the facility has the coronavirus

The group was flown out of Wuhan, the birthplace of the respiratory disease, earlier this month

With the country now on day three of its 21-day lockdown, as a way to counter the spread of COVID-19, the President said he group serves as a testament to the effectiveness of a shutdown.

“You, more than anyone else have seen that a lockdown does work. I would like you to spread the message to South Africans.”

South Africa currently has 1,187 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and so far one person has died.

In other news – Inside A-Reece’s sweet 23rd Birthday celebration – Pictures

Mzansi rapper A-Reece was born on the 27th of March and he just celebrated his birthday in a smart, simple and sweet way two days ago.

A-Reece

He turned 23 years old and we wish him many years and blessings in his life, and it is truly a blessing, as so many people passed on without reaching such an age. Taking to social media he shared how he celebrated his special day and it looks he enjoyed it. continue reading

Source: EWN